Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

What do you think King means by this quote?  

How do you see power being displayed in the clip?

Why do you think that King repeats the phrase "How long?  Not long."  Several times near the end of the video?

Assignment 1

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Assignment 2

Consider what you have read in the text set and seen in the video.  What do you think that Dr. King would think of our world today?  In a Google Doc (titled MLK Today) or on a sheet of paper, write a paragraph that explains how you think Martin Luther King, Jr. would view our world today.  Cite specific examples of his views from the material and specific evidence from current events to support your view.  

On Your Own (Optional)

What do you want to be remembered for?  When people look back at the life you have lived, what do you want them to say?  Check out the link below for an interesting contest opportunity.